September 8, 1985 |
Quarterback Terry Summerfield passed for five touchdowns Saturday to lead Portland State to a 46-28 upset victory over defending NCAA Division I-AA champion Montana State in the season opener for both teams in Portland, Ore. Summerfield, a 6-3 senior, completed 25 of 35 passes for 405 yards and threw for touchdowns of 63, 22, 9, 13 and 15 yards. The 63-yarder to wide receiver Brian Coushay on the Vikings' first possession capped a four-play drive and put them ahead to stay.
February 8, 2006 |
Another bountiful recruiting season continues for Coach Pete Carroll. A day after Nick Holt announced he would resign as Idaho's coach to become the defensive line coach for the St. Louis Rams, Carroll on Tuesday lured the former Trojan assistant back to USC by hiring him as defensive coordinator.
February 10, 2006 |
Nick Holt said hello again to USC football players on Thursday as the former Trojan assistant officially rejoined Pete Carroll's staff as defensive coordinator. "It's like I never left," Holt said after a team meeting in Heritage Hall. "It's great to be back with [Carroll] and to see all the young guys now that they've kind of grown up." Holt was lured back this week shortly after he resigned as head coach at Idaho after two seasons to become defensive line coach for the St. Louis Rams.
November 29, 2003 |
USC offensive coordinator Norm Chow is staying with the Trojans, but another member of the staff has his eye on a head coaching opportunity. Chow, who interviewed last week for the head coaching position at Arizona, said Friday night that Arizona Athletic Director Jim Livengood had left him a message informing him that another candidate had been chosen for the job. "It was flattering to be considered," Chow said. "I have a great job....
February 9, 2006 |
Pete Carroll did not waste time. Ten minutes after Nick Holt announced that he was leaving Idaho to become the St. Louis Rams' defensive line coach, Carroll asked an assistant for Holt's phone number and called the former Trojan assistant. "The competition was on," Carroll said.
December 4, 2003 |
Nick Holt, USC's linebackers coach, was offered the head coaching job at Idaho on Wednesday and is expected to announce he has accepted the position some time after the Trojans' regular-season finale against Oregon State on Saturday. "We're still talking it over with my family," Holt said Wednesday night. "I'm not going to do anything until after the weekend." Holt, 41, would not discuss details of the offer, but he would earn about $200,000 a year as coach of the Vandals.